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56.  Costiniuk CT, Saneei A, Sallahuddin S, Cox J, Routy JP, Rueda S, Abdallah SJ*, Jensen D, Lebouche B, Brouillette MJ, Klein M, Szabo J, Frenette C, Giannakis A, Jenabian MA.  Cannabis consumption in people living with HIV: Reasons for use, secondary effects and opportunities for health education.  Under Review.

55.  Mainra A*, Abdallah SJ*, Reid RER, Andersen RE, Jensen D.  Effect of weight loss via bariatric surgery for class III obesity on exertional breathlessness.  Under Review.

54.  Abdallah SJ*, Faull O, Wanigasekera V, Finnegan SL, Jensen D, Pattinson K.  Opioids for breathlessness: Psychological and neural factors influencing variability in response.  Revision Requested.  

53.  Pham K*, Schaeffer MR*, Reid RER, Abdallah SJ*, Andersen RE, Jensen D.  Physiological mechanisms of exertional dyspnoea in mild-to-moderate obesity. Revision Requested.

52.  Broadman J*, Gornitsky D, Waskiw-Ford M*, Wilkinson-Maitland CM#, Bourbeau J, Smith BM, Jensen D.  Effect of induced acute metabolic alkalosis by ingestion of sodium bicarbonate on exercise ventilatory efficiency in healthy adults.  Revision Requested.

51.  Kimura L†, Taran S, Cousins K, Benisty K, Mendonca CT*, Schaeffer MR*, Andersen RE, Sabiston C, Bourbeau J, Tan W, Cantarovich M, Baran D, Taivassalo T, Mucsi I, Jensen D.  Physiological and perceptual responses to symptom-limited cycle exercise testing in kidney transplant recipients: Implications for cardiorespiratory fitness.  Revision Requested.

50.  Abdallah SJ*, Smith BM, Wilkinson-Maitland CM#, Li P, Bourbeau J, Jensen D. Effect of abdominal binding on diaphragmatic neuromuscular efficiency, exertional breathlessness and exercise endurance in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Frontiers in Physiology (In Press).  doi: 10.3389/fphys.2018.01618.

49.  Smith BM, Jensen D, Brosseau M, Benedetti A, Coxson H, Bourbeau J. Impact of pulmonary emphysema on exercise capacity and its physiological determinants in chronic obstructive pulmonary diseaseScientific Reports.  8: 15745, 2018.

48.  Abdallah SJ*, Smith BM, Ware M, Moore M†, Li P, Bourbeau J, Jensen DEffect of vaporized cannabis on exertional breathlessness and exercise endurance in advanced COPD: A randomized controlled trial.  Annals of the American Thoracic Society.  15(10): 1146-1158, 2018.  With accompanying editorial by D.P. Tashkin.  

47.  Ware MA, Jensen D, Barette A, Vernec A, Derman W.  Cannabis and the health and performance of the elite athleteClinical Journal of Sports Medicine.  28(5): 480-484, 2018.

46.  Jensen D, Schaeffer MR, Guenette JA.  Pathophysiological mechanisms of exertional breathlessness in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and interstitial lung disease (ILD).  Current Opinion in Supportive and Palliative Care.  12(3): 237-245, 2018.

45.  Waskiw-Ford M*, Wu A†, Mainra A†, Marchand N†, Alhuzaim A*, Bourbeau J, Smith BM, Jensen D.  Effect of inhaled nebulized furosemide (40 mg and 120 mg) on breathlessness during exercise in the presence of external thoracic restriction in healthy men.  Frontiers in Physiology.  9: 86, 2018.


44.  Abdallah SJ*, Wilkinson-Maitland CM#, Smith BM, Saad N, Bourbeau J, Jensen D.  Effect of morphine on breathlessness and exercise endurance in advanced COPD: A randomized crossover trial.  European Respiratory Journal.  50: 1701235, 2017.  With accompanying editorial by L. Laviolette and P. Laveneziana.

43.  Abdallah SJ*, Chan DS†, Glicksman R†, Mendonca CT*, Luo Y, Bourbeau J, Smith BM, Jensen D.  Abdominal binding improves neuromuscular efficiency of the human diaphragm during exercise.  Frontiers in Physiology.  8: 345, 2017.

42.  Elbehairy AF, Faisal A, Guenette JA, Jensen D, Webb KA, Neder JA, O’Donnell DE; on behalf of the Canadian Respiratory Research Network.  Resting physiological correlates of reduced exercise capacity in smokers with mild airway obstruction.  Journal of COPD.  14: 3, 267-75, 2017. 


41.  Borel B, *Wilkinson-Maitland C, Hamilton AL, Perrault H, Bourbeau J, Jensen D, Maltais F.  Three-minute constant rate step test for detecting exertional dyspnea relief after bronchodilation in moderate-to-severe COPD.  International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.  11:2991-3000, 2016.

40.  Ryerson CJ, Camp PG, Eves ND, Schaeffer MR, Syed N, Jensen D, Maltais F, O’Donnell DE, Raghavan N, Roman M, Stickland MK, Assayag D, Bourbeau J, Dion G, Fell CD, Hambly N, Johannson KA, Kalluri M, Khalil N, Kolb M, Manganas H, Moran-Mendonza O, Provencher S, Ramesh W, Rolf D, Wilcox PG, Guenette JA.  High Oxygen Delivery to Preserve Exercise capacity in IPF patients treated with nintedanib: Methodology of the The HOPE-IPF Study. Annals of the American Thoracic Society.  13(9): 1640-1647, 2016.

39.  Elbehairy AF, Guenette JA, Faisal A, Ciavaglia CE, Webb KA, Jensen D, Ramsook AH, Neder JA, O'Donnell DE; on behalf of the Canadian Respiratory Research Network.  Mechanisms of exertional dyspnoea in symptomatic smokers without COPDEuropean Respiratory Journal.  48(3): 694-705, 2016.  With accompanying editorial by E.M. Clini, B. Beghe and L.M. Fabbri.

38.  Currow DC, Abernathy AP, Allcroft P, Banzett RB, Bausewein C, Booth S, Carrieri-Kohlman V, Davidson P, Disler R, Donesky D, Dudgeon D, Ekstrom M, Farquhar M, Higginson I, Janssen D, Jensen D, Jolley C, Krajnik M, Laveneziana P, McDonald C, Maddocks M, Morelot-Panzini C, Moxham J, Mularski RA, Noble S, O'Donnell DE, Parshall MB, Pattinson K, Phillips J, Ross J, Schwartzstein RM, Similowski T, Simon S, Smith T, Wells A, Yates P, Yorke J, Johnson MJ.  The need to research refractory breathlessnessEuropean Respiratory Journal.  47(1):342-3, 2016.

37.  Ivanova E, Yaakoba-Zohar N, Jensen D, Cassoff J, Knauper B.  Acceptance and commitment therapy and implementation intentions increase exercise enjoyment and long-term exercise behavior among low-active women.  Current Psychology.  35(1): 108-114, 2016.


36.  Cory J, Schaeffer MR, Wilkie S, Ramsook A, Puyat J, Arbour B, Basran R, Lam M, Les C, MacDonald B, Jensen D, Guenette JA.  Sex differences in the intensity and qualitative dimensions of exertional dyspnea in physically active young adults.  Journal of Applied Physiology.  119(9): 998-1006, 2015.  

35.  Muscat KM*, Kotrach HG*, Wilkinson-Maitland CM*, Schaeffer MR*, Mendonca CT*, Jensen DPhysiological and perceptual responses to incremental exercise testing in healthy men: Effect of exercise test modality.  Applied Physiology Nutrition and Metabolism.  40: 1199-1209, 2015.

34.  Abdallah SJ*, Krug R†, Jensen DDoes wearing clothing made of a synthetic 'cooling' fabric improve indoor cycle exercise endurance in trained athletes?  Physiological Reports. 3(7): e12505, 2015.

33.  Elbehairy AF, Ciavaglia CE, Webb KA, Guenette JA, Jensen D, Mourad SM, Neder JA, O’Donnell DE; on behalf of the Canadian Respiratory Research Network.  Pulmonary gas exchange abnormalities in mild chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: Implications for exercise toleranceAmerican Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine.  191(12): 1384-1394, 2015.  With accompanying editorial by P. Calverley.

32.  Kotrach HG*, Bourbeau J, Jensen DDoes nebulized fentanyl relieve dyspnea during exercise in healthy man?  Journal of Applied Physiology.  118(11): 1406-1414, 2015.

31.  Faisal A, Webb KA, Guenette JA, Jensen D, Neder JA, O'Donnell DE; on behalf of the Canadian Respiratory Research Network.  Effect of age-related ventilatory inefficiency on respiratory sensation during exercise.  Respiratory Physiology and Neurobiology.  205: 129-39, 2015.

30.  Ivanova E, Jensen D, Cassoff J, Gu F, Knauper B.  Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Improves Exercise Tolerance in Sedentary Women.  Medicine and Science in Sports & Exercise.  47(6): 1251-1258, 2015.


29.  Mendonca CT*, Schaeffer MR*, Riley P†, Jensen D.  Physiological mechanisms of dyspnea during exercise with external thoracic restriction: role of increased neural respiratory drive.  Journal of Applied Physiology.  116: 570-581, 2014.

28.  Schaeffer MR*, Mendonca CT*, LeVangie MC, Andersen RE, Taivassalo T, Jensen D. Physiological mechanisms of sex differences in exertional dyspnea: role of neural respiratory motor drive.  Experimental Physiology.  99:427-441, 2014.  With accompanying editorial by C. Jolley.


27.  Jensen D, Alsuhail A, Viola R, Dudgeon DJ, Webb KA, O’Donnell DE.  Inhaled fentanyl citrate improves exercise endurance during high-intensity, constant-work-rate cycle exercise in COPD. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management.  43(4): 706-719, 2012.


26.  Jensen D, O’Donnell DE, Li R, Luo YM.  Effects of dead space loading on neuro-muscular and neuro-ventilatory coupling of the respiratory system during exercise in healthy adults: implications for dyspnea and exercise toleranceRespiratory Physiology & Neurobiology.  179: 219-226, 2011.

25.  Guenette JA, Jensen D, Webb KA, Ofir D, Raghavan N, O’Donnell DE.  Sex differences in exertional dyspnea in patients with mild COPD: physiological mechanisms. Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology.  177(3): 218-227, 2011.

24.  Jensen D, O’Donnell DE.  The impact of human pregnancy on perceptual responses to chemoreflex vs. exercise stimulation of ventilation: a retrospective analysisRespiratory Physiology & Neurobiology.  175(1): 55-61, 2011.

2010 and earlier

23.  Deesomchok A, Webb KA, Forkert L, Lam YM, Ofir D, Jensen D, O’Donnell DE.  Lung hyperinflation and its reversibility in patients with airway obstruction of varying severity.  International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.  7(6): 428-437, 2010. 

22.  Guenette JA, Jensen D, O’Donnell DE.  Respiratory function and the obesity paradox.  Current Opinion in Clinical Nutrition & Metabolic Care.  13(6): 618-624, 2010.

21.  Jensen D, Webb KA, O’Donnell DE.  The increased ventilatory response to exercise in pregnancy reflects alterations in the respiratory control systems ventilatory recruitment threshold for CO2Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology.  171(2): 75-82, 2010.

20.  Slessarev M, Prisman E, Ito S, Watson R, Jensen D, Preiss D, Greene R, Norboo T, Stoban T, Diskit D, Norboo A, Kunzang M, Appenzeller O, Duffin J, Fisher JA.  Differences in the chemoreflex control of breathing between Himalayan and sea-level residents.  Journal of Physiology.  588(9): 1591-1606, 2010.

19.  Jensen D, Mask G, Tschakovsky ME.  Variability of the ventilatory response to Duffin’s modified hyperoxic and hypoxic rebreathing procedure in healthy awake humans.  Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology.  170(2): 185-197, 2010.

18.  Ora J, Jensen D, O’Donnell DE.  Exertional dyspnea in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: mechanisms and treatment approaches.  Current Opinion in Pulmonary Medicine.  16: 144-149, 2010.

17.  Jensen D, Webb KA, Davies GAL, O’Donnell DE.  Mechanisms of activity-related breathlessness in healthy human pregnancy.  European Journal of Applied Physiology.  106(2): 253-265, 2009.

16.  Jensen D, Ofir D, O’Donnell DE.  Effects of pregnancy, obesity and aging on the intensity of perceived breathlessness during exercise in healthy humans.  Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology.  167(1): 87-100, 2009. 

15.  O’Donnell DE, Ora J, Webb KA, Laveneziana P, Jensen D.  Mechanisms of activity-related dyspnea in pulmonary diseases.  Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology.  167(1): 116-132, 2009.

14.  Preston M, Jensen D, Janssen I, Fisher JT.  Effect of menopause on the chemical control of breathing and its relationship with acid-base status.  American Journal of Physiology: Integrative, Comparative and Regulatory Physiology.  296(3): R722-R727, 2009.

13.  Jensen D, Webb KA, Davies GAL, O’Donnell DE.  Mechanical ventilatory constraints during incremental cycle exercise in human pregnancy:  implications for respiratory sensation.  Journal of Physiology.  586: 4735-4750, 2008.

12.  Jensen D, Amjadi K, Harris-McAllister V, Webb KA, O’Donnell DE.  Mechanisms of dyspnoea relief and improved exercise endurance after furosemide inhalation in COPD.  Thorax.  63: 606-613, 2008.

11.  Laveneziana P, Jensen D, Webb KA, O’Donnell DE.  Pharmacological treatment in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.  Current Respiratory Medicine Reviews.  4(4): 301-311, 2008.

10.  Fraser D, Jensen D, Hahn PM, Wolfe LA, Davies GAL.  Fetal heart rate response to maternal hypo- and hypercapnia in human pregnancy.  Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology of Canada.  30(4): 312-316, 2008.

9.  Jensen D, Duffin J, Lam YM, Simpson JA, Webb KA, Davies GAL, Wolfe LA, O’Donnell DE.  Physiological mechanisms of hyperventilation during human pregnancy.  Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology.  161: 76-86, 2008.

8.  Walker K, Saunders N, Jensen D, Kuk J, Wong SL, Pyke K, Dwyer E, Tschakovsky ME.  Do vasoregulatory mechanisms in exercising human muscle compensate for changes in perfusion pressure?  American Journal of Physiology: Heart and Circulatory Physiology.  293(5): H2928-H2936, 2007.

7.  Jensen D, Webb KA, O’Donnell DE.  Chemical and mechanical adaptations of the respiratory system at rest and during exercise in human pregnancy.  Applied Physiology Nutrition and Metabolism.  32: 1239-1250, 2007.

6.  Nettlefold L, Jensen D, Wolfe LA, Janssen I.  Ventilatory control and acid-base regulation across the menstrual cycle in oral contraceptive users.  Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology.  158(1): 51-58, 2007.

5.  Jensen D, Webb KA, Wolfe LA, O’Donnell DE.  Effects of human pregnancy and advancing gestation on respiratory discomfort during exercise.  Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology.  156: 85-93, 2007.

4.  Slatkovska L, Jensen D, Davies GAL, Wolfe LA.  Phasic menstrual cycle effects on the control of breathing in healthy women.  Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology.  154(3): 379-388, 2006. 

3.  McAuley SE, Jensen D, McGrath MJ, Wolfe LA.  Effects of human pregnancy and aerobic conditioning on alveolar gas exchange during exercise.  Canadian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology.  83: 625-633, 2005.

2.  Jensen D, Wolfe LA, Slatkovska L, Webb KA, Davies GAL, O’Donnell DE.  Effects of human pregnancy on the ventilatory chemoreflex response to carbon dioxide.  American Journal of Physiology:  Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology.  288: R1369-R1375, 2005.

1.  Jensen D, Wolfe LA, O’Donnell DE, Davies GAL.  Chemoreflex control of breathing during wakefulness in healthy men and women.  Journal of Applied Physiology.  98: 822-828, 2005.

Book Chapters

4.  Dhillon SS, Jensen D, Guenette JA.  Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Chapter 18.  Clinical Exercise Physiology, 4th Edition.  Editors: Gordon P, Visich P, Keteyian S.  Human Kinetics.  Published July 11, 2018.  Print ISBN: 978-1-4925-4645.  Online ISBN: 978-1-4925-4647.

3.  Jensen D, Pattinson K, Jolley C. Mechanisms of Breathlessness in Respiratory Disease, Chapter 8.  European Respiratory Monograph: Palliative Care in Respiratory Disease, Number 73, September 2016.  Print ISBN: 978-1-84984-071-2.  Online ISBN: 978-1-84984-072-9.  Print ISSN: 2312-508X.  Online ISSN: 2312-5098.

2.  Jensen D, O'Donnell DE.  Pregnancy/Obesity.  Chapter 4.  Dyspnea: Mechanisms, Measurement and Management, 3rd Edition.  Editors: Mahler DA, O’Donnell DE.  CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group.  Published January 20, 2014.  ISBN: 9781482208696.

1.  Guenette JA, Jensen D.  Aging and Sex Differences.  Chapter 3.  Dyspnea: Mechanisms, Measurement and Management, 3rd Edition.  Editors: Mahler DA, O’Donnell DE.  CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group.  Published January 20, 2014.  ISBN: 9781482208696.